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FOX
Jul 28, 2012 11:00pm EDT
with us. i'm maureen umeh. >> i'm will a string of purse snatchings from local gas stations continues and tonight, we're hearing from one of the victims. >> the police tell us that -- the victim tells us that the police don't seem to be interested in her case. john henrehan has more. >> reporter: purse snatchings are a common occurrence that at this service station, the owners put up a sign warning women to keep their handbags with them at all times even while pumping gas. security video from a sunoco station taken on wednesday shows a thief exiting from an suv that circled the parking lot. he leaves his door open. at the victim's car, he reaches in through the passenger window, grabs the purse and he and his driver are off the lot within seconds. there were four more purse snatchings from stations in prince georges countiy in succeeding days. it happens in d.c., too. this young woman who asked her irk dentity be masked, lost a purse at the exxon station on alabama and southeast on july 16th. there was a more menacing aspect to this incident. >> one of the guys opened my car door and
FOX
Jul 1, 2012 11:00pm EDT
quote what the neighbors had to say to us. when it came down on those wires it's on now, it took off the very top of the telephone pole. you might not can see the charred marks on the end, but we can smell the singing.
FOX
Jun 30, 2012 11:00pm EDT
quote for tomorrow afternoon and that is that big thunderstorm complex. that one just missed us. if you were a viewer on to the west, culpepper and to charlottesville, you got in on that thunder action again and severe with a few tornados that developed east of richmond during the nighttime hours and
FOX
Jul 7, 2012 11:00pm EDT
evening and good to have you with us. i'm will thomas. it's been more than a week since that storm uprooted trees, hundreds of them, in fact, destroying countsless countless homes. gwen, good evening. >> good evening, well. we do have a very hot day today and that create add very hot, humid air mass across our region. now we have a front tall system that's moving through. let's show that you radar. that frontal system now well to the north of us intersecting pennsylvania where they are already seeing storms that are starting to kick up. that storm will move its way across our area as we move into sunday. with that front entering that very cold air mass, we could see some strong storms across the area. satellite radar composite showing you not a lot happening for us right now. expect to see some cloudy skies tonight we are, as i said, under the run for that we are under a slight risk of severe weather for tomorrow. we'll have to keep our eyes on the skies in terms of it. ed cold front will slowly move its way through. the cold front will move through by tomorrow afternoon and they w
FOX
Jul 29, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. >> it's not me, i'm representing the u.s. it's a different feeling. if you win, they raise the flag and play the anthem and stuff. it's you forric. >> reporter: it always ends with a hand shake. >> news edge at 11:00 starts now. >>> the edge begins in virginia tonight, where police are still searching for a killer. i'm maureen umeh. >> i'm will thomas. arlington police say 52-year- old tommy wong was murdered inside capital jewelers friday afternoon during an armed robbery. they found his body yesterday after family members say he never came home from work. police aren't saying how he died, but have released photos of the suspect taken from security cameras. >> i hope they find him -- >> turn him in. >> could have taken what he needed from us and left our father alone. i wish that was the case. i'll give everything in the world to have him there. >> a source familiar with the investigation says the security video did capture the actual murder of wong. arlington police have gotten tips from the photos, but so far, no arrest. >>> u.s. park police have released a sketch of a man wanted
FOX
Jul 1, 2012 11:00pm EDT
offering a place to wait out the very hot days. bob gray is getting his dog used to the neighborhood around the inn in bethesda, because they're going to be there a while. power is out in his neighborhood, and he's made a reservation through next sunday. >> i'm a meteorologist, i work for noaa. so i saw it coming and i made reservations before it hit. >> reporter: oh, you had insider trader information, right? >> yes, i did. >> reporter: the lines of cars waiting to check in at some hotels stretched down the block. it was standing room only at the reservation counter. bob hogueland was lucky enough to snap up one of the last available rooms for his family. they couldn't spend a single night in their 17th floor apartment with no electricity. >> pretty bad up there. and our generator didn't work, either, so no elevators. had to walk up and down the stairs. >> reporter: two days after the storm, and katrina is still cleaning up. after hurricane-strength winds toppled trees in her yard, igniting the power lines outside her window. >> the tree that was laying on the wires actually snapped under
FOX
Jul 21, 2012 11:00pm EDT
. i'm will thomas. thanks for joining us. >> and i'm maurine. 12 people are dead and more than 50 people injured. after 24-year-old james holmes opened fire during a midnight showing of the dark knight rises. here's what we know right now. residents who were evacuated can now go home. investigators have cleared the apartment of all the explosives and trip wires. president obama will go to colorado tomorrow to visit the victims and their families. investigators have now identified all 12 of the dead. three of whom were in the military. two in the navy and one in the air force. those who survived are starting to tell their stories. >> started being, you know, a flash of the gun. at the time, i thought it was fireworks. i was hit here and i realized it was something much more serious. people started screaming, a lot of chaos. i ducked down with my friends. >> barton was hit in the neck. he managed to make it out of the theater and found a police officer who got him to the hospital. >>> a memorial for victims is growing tonight. the mother of a six-year-old killed in a shooting stil
FOX
Jun 30, 2012 11:00pm EDT
missed us. if you were a viewer on to the west, culpepper and to charlottesville, you got in on that thunder action again and severe with a few tornados that developed east of richmond during the nighttime hours and last night, looking upstream. we're quieter into indiana and ohio and a potential of a shower or two and we'll into the weather here into early sunday and with that future cast in motion. one or two scattered late-day storms, cloudy tomorrow night and warm and humid and into the night. partly cloudy skies, 79 the leave night low and the winds, west five to 10 and hot and humid. 99 the daytime high tomorrow and there is your five-day forecast and that is on to monday, temperatures in the mid- 90s, plans for the 4th of july, low to mid-90s and could be some scattered storms late in the day and have to look for a potential of more strong storms here during the week. >> and when the temperatures get hot, things start popping. >> you know it. >> thank you, tucker. >>> still ahead, another check on power outages across the area. >> a deadly 24 hours tonight. a woman
FOX
Jul 22, 2012 11:00pm EDT
massacre in colorado. good to have you with us. i'm will top. >> i'm maureen umeh. three -- will thomas. >> i'm maureen umeh. three days after the shooting we're learning more about the gunman and president obama addresses the nation, not as commander and chief but as our counselor. police say james holmes stated buying weapons at denver area stores nearly two months before friday's shooting and received at least 50 packages in four months at his home and school. officials say he's not cooperating and it could be months before they learn the motive behind the shooting rampage that left 12 people dead and dozens injured. meanwhile president obama met with victims' families at university of colorado hospital tonight. >> will the issue of gun control make its way to congress and the presidential campaigns? the mass shooting in colorado and the appropriate national response were front and center on the sunday talk shows. fox 5's melanie alnwick has a roundup. >> reporter: for many the mass murder in aurora, colorado, brought back the pain and anguish felt during 9/11. >> i think it's a ter
FOX
Jul 14, 2012 11:00pm EDT
for staying with us. i'm maureen umeh. the edge begins with a violent start to the weekend, especially in prince georges county where there is another shooting. the latest is a fatal shooting in langley park. police say it happened after 6:40 tonight on the 1400 block of kenny wau street. they say a man was found dead in the hall wait of the building in this apartment complex. investigators say he may have been shot inside an apartment but made it as far as the hallway after the shooting and police say their investigation is just starting. >> reporter: right now, there is no suspect information and there are a lot of people out and they hope if you so something, give it a call and they will resign at 1-866-411- tips. >> investigators are hopeful witnesses will come forward with more information. the victim's name has not been released. >>> and what started as a vigil ended in a 25 by shooting. a group of young men were out friday night around dark in the park lighting candles and drinking in him river of a friend who had died of cancer. they say a little after 930time, a man was gettin
FOX
Jul 15, 2012 11:00pm EDT
clear if it's an emergency call 191. use this app for crime tips. >> the news tonight is far from over. the news at 11:00 starts right now. >>> the edge beginning tonight on metro taking the train in the morning, listen up. metro's been dealing with some computer problems over the weekend. thanks for staying with us. twice metro rail systems shut down each time stranding passengers on all fife lines for 30 minutes. metro says control operators were basically blind and could not see where the trains were located on a map. so each time there was a computer glitch, train operators were instructed to go to the next station and stay there. we talked to riders today about the problems. >> hopefully they'll figure it out soon and riders won't be inconvenienced. >> i'm really not concerned about my safety. just more the fact that i'm paying so much money for the system and it never seems to be working properly. or a station is closed or you have to shuttle somewhere. >> the rail and i. t. departments are taking precautionary steps to minimize the conditions of additional problems. it's posting
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